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Dr. Marshall Dicker

Dentistry
New York, NY
47 years experience male

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High level General Dentist Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry holistic Dentistry and Dental Mercury Detoxification

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Dentistry

Addiction Medicine

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United States: New York

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English

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
numbness: A long standing numbness anywhere in the mouth if its long standing is not a good sign. Do not wait see an oral surgeon for evaluation asap. It co... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
root canal treatment: It should always be done with local anesthetic. If you are numbed properly there should be no pain. Slight pain once the root canal is started ne... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
post trauma: Be careful with this see an endodontist for evaluation and i mean right away.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Ab's: My feeling is the best ab for after wizzie removal is clindamycin.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
cavity...how soon: Any caries found on an xray should be treated quickly it only will get bigger requiring a larger filling which will last a shorter amount of time ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
It could be from....: ....a bad tooth in the area......... see an oral surgeon asap to evaluate. there are many things that you MAY have and some can be very serious see a... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
sinus lift: This procedure is usually done in preparation for placing an implant if so it is correct also it may be used to seal an oral antral fistula there ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Wiz tooth: At your age its likely the wiz tooth is starting to erupt have an evaluation and x ray at a dental office right away.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Bleeding tooth: If your tooth is acutally bleeding see an oral surgeon....Like....Yesterday if the bleeding is from the gum you need to see a periodontist asa... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Split tongue: I am assuming you mean there is a fissure in the middle of your tongue if it has always been that way and your tongue is of normal appearance...... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
flossing: Yes it should be done after every meal....If that is not possible the best pattern is after lunch and before bed.
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
laminates: If the laminates were designed and placed properly and you practice correct oral hygiene they should not cause gum problems.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
See an oral surgeon: the description can be from many different problems. some are oral in nature and some can be a bodily health issue. get it evaluated asap try to go b... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
how long: It depends on the material used for the filling ck with the dentist who placed it they will tell you.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
H202: You can use it but a better choice is very warm water with a little table salt in it peroxide on an open wound can burn the healing tissues ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Crack in mouth: See an oral surgeon soon for evaluation he/she would be best qualified to evaluate this.....Could be not a big problem but it could be somehting s... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
dry socket: Once the dry socket paste/medication is placed relief should be usually within 24 hours. It may take the site a few weeks to heal but the pain shoul... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Vertigo: If the ENT passed you as far as the ears go yes.....The problem could be TMJ related. The tm joint is directly in front of the ear a night time cle... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
abcess: You need to see a dentist now! its your health at risk if you have no insurance try to go to a dental school as an emergency patient. Also seek out ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
ct dental care: Contact the state board of dentistry in hartford as a spring board they can offer you advice.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
loose wiz tooth: You need to see an oral surgeon it may be loose due to root fracture so the mouth part of the tooth is loose but the root is up or down there and tha... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
dry socket: Sounds good sounds like dry socket treamtent worked otherwise you would still have bad pain. Flying 3 weeks later should be ok but ck with the de... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Cheek biting: The white spot is almost certainly from the cheek biting......The lining of the cheek is called the mucosa and it responds to chronic irritation lik... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Morning headache: From a dental standpoint, many patients who are grinders or clenchers during sleep will wake up with headaches. As well as seeing an md a dentist can... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
ant bite: When an ant bites there is a good chance formic acid will be introduced into the wound. Most likely the formic acid, which is an irritant is causing t... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Sore teeth: After 7 days the upper tooth extraction area should be well on its way to healing....If the extraction was an uncomplicted one the lower teeth sore... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Throat symptoms: I would recommend an ENT physician right away its never good when something is on one side only get help now.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
long time healing: The removal of the tooth and the ab's should have eliminated the problem go back to the dentist who pulled the tooth it may be from another tooth... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
how long: After the area is numb the extraction should take anywhere from 1 minute to 1/2 hour....Depending on the complexity of the extraction.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
large taste buds: The taste buds at the back of the tongue on top are the ones that sense bitter foods/things but have a dentist look for a better diagnosis.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
worry if: U dont seek treatment there are many reasons for something like this to happen and none of those reasons are good.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
ear pain: See an ENT dr asap there most likely has been some damage it could threaten your hearing dont fool with this.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Extra tooth: You may have an extra tooth that finally decided to erupt. It may be a tooth that should have come in previously or a supernumerary tooth get yo... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
TMJ is very variable: TMJ is a term used to describe many different maladies you can have. for YOUR problem.....yes, there may be a neuological component which would give y... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Possible pregnancy: Yes you could be pregnant see a physician or at least use a home pregnancy test get help soon.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
1 yr lump: Whatever it is....A year is way too long for it not to have been evaluated. See an oral surgeon asap! it could be something not good so dont fool... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
dry socket: By definition a dry socket can occur after an extraction no ext no dry socket see a dentist 4 evaluation.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
craze lines: If you wear a niteguard or bite splint you likely have a bruxing or grinding problem the craze line likely were from before you got the guard....They... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
broken bridge: It sounds like the attachment of one side of the bridge to the other side may have fractured see a dentist or the dentist who placed it right away... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Non white teeth: There are many variables that can happen as teeth form and calcify the non white color may be inside the tooth and brushing will not change the co... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Gum recession: Gingival recession during or post ortho tx is always a possibility..... Once the orthodontist is done see a periodontist to evaluate the receded a... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Tooth pain: I can't help you with the uterus but the tooth may be throbbing due to it being infected and when your blood pressure is up, like after a big o, pain ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Canker sores: I assume you mean campho phenique....It is ok for cankers but i recommend abreva for cankers. But an oral surgeon visit is indicated for evaluation... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
flossing: The ideal pattern is after lunch and before bed.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
wiz tooth pain: Call the dentist who will be pulling the teeth advil and tylenol (acetaminophen) would be helpful also lots of warm salt water rinses limit eating ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Mixed colors: Sometimes you need to mix colors of tooth colored filling material to match the existing tooths color if u have a white and grey stripe on the too... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
Differnt offices: You can go to wherever you want but why? Find a dentist you trust and like and have had a good success record with..... And stay there......
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
yellow tongue: It could be thrush altough the thrush infections I have seen are white in color. See an oral surgeon asap for an evaluation.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
numbness gums: Persistent numbmess anywhere in the mouth without cause ( ie nothing happened to your mouth ) is not a good sign see an oral surgeon asap for evalua... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dentistry 47 years experience
how long to: If when u put the flipper in it does not feel tighter and tighter you should be ok signs of tightening or ++ force needed to insert the flipper woul... Read More

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Mar 23, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Nov 21, 2013
Thank you sir, it seems hopeless & he owes me money for a procedure never done 8 lawyers turned me down. 11 months of jumping thru hoops for formal complaint in 1/13 about his violent behavior.He was ...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dicker is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! i actually went to my ENT and it turned out to be just taste buds that I had scratched up. he said that it was normal, but has healed
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I am relaying the info to my acaquaintence. Bye!
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Thank you 11 months w/ state, no dentist will touch & no lawyers!

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University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, PA
Graduated 1975MD

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